Gov’t Considers Adding Mental Health To PhilHealth Benefits

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Government Aims to Include Mental Health in PhilHealth Coverage MENTAL HEALTH – The government is contemplating the inclusion of mental health services into the coverage provided by the state health insurer, Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth). The government is contemplating the inclusion of mental health care in the services covered by the state health insurer, … Read more

PhilHealth: Free Breast Cancer Tests To Begin In July

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PhilHealth Announces Free Breast Cancer Screenings Commencing in July PHILHEALTH – The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) will provide free breast cancer tests starting in July. Beginning in July, women will have access to free mammogram and breast ultrasound examinations annually through a breast cancer prevention and detection program facilitated by PhilHealth. According to Speaker … Read more

Philhealth Ransomware Attack: Prevention Is Better Than Cure

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The DICT is investigating the Philhealth Hacking Issue Philhealth Ransomware Attack – Why do we always tend to find remedies rather than think of ways to prevent a bad thing from happening? It is quite shocking that a company, under the government’s umbrella, was infiltrated by a group of hackers trying to squeeze money out … Read more

Philhealth Cyber Attack: Recommended Steps To Prevent Ransomware

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After the Philhealth Cyber Attack, agencies recommended steps to prevent the same incident Philhealth Cyber Attack – Following the hackers’ effort to take over the site of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth),  the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) recommended these steps to prevent the cyber attack. Last Friday, Philhealth’s site was hacked by … Read more

PhilHealth Reveals Effect of Suspension of Contribution Hike this 2023


Update on PhilHealth Operation, Coverage Following the Contribution Hike PHILHEALTH – The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation revealed the effect of the suspension of the contribution hike this 2023. Many Filipinos are members of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation. The premium rates or contribution to the said state-run health insurance agency changes from time to time … Read more

Grab PH Registers Drivers to SSS, PhilHealth, Pag-IBIG Fund

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Grab PH Launches Program for Protection & Extended Assistance for Drivers GRAB PH – Grab Philippines registered around 1,000 of its drivers to the Social Security System (SSS), Pag-IBIG Fund, and PhilHealth. In the Philippines, most of the people who are employed in the private sector are members of the Social Security System. More commonly … Read more

Rita Avila Air Dismay to Individuals Using Face Shields as Headbands

Rita Avila Lashes Individuals Using Face Shields Inappropraitely Veteran actress Rita Avila airs frustration to individuals who were allegedly using face shields as their headbands amid the health crisis. Rita Avila described what she saw individuals doing with the face shield, which is claimed to be a necessity for entering ‘PhilHealth.’ She asked if it … Read more

Nancy Binay Slams PhilHealth Over Home Treatment Package Scam

Nancy Binay Hit PhilHealth Alleged Scam Offering Home Treatment Package Senator Nancy Binay lashes the Philippines Health Insurance Corp (PhilHealth) over a scam allegedly offering a home treatment package. Binay blasted PhilHealth for duping its members into purchasing a “home treatment” package for patients with coronavirus illness (COVID-19). Patients who prefer home quarantine over staying … Read more

PhilHealth Admits Delay on Processing Hospital Claims, Reveals Reason


PhilHealth Speaks on Delay of Claims by Hospitals PHILHEALTH – The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation admitted and revealed the reason behind the delay of the hospital claims. The COVID-19 pandemic has undeniably shaken the healthcare system in the Philippines. Several hospitals reached their full capacity for coronavirus patients amid the increasing cases in the country. … Read more